One of the more creative and whimsical international, star-studded events that Vienna throws, the Life Ball is an annual Viennese fund raiser that helps fight HIV/AIDS. Guests are encouraged to dress creatively, so it's not uncommon to see an abundance of glitter, wings, and wondrous things paired with some classic red carpet glamor. Events commence with an opening ceremony (complete with red carpet) and fashion show (both of which are free to the public), and then the 3,800 ticketholders saunter inside for the party and ball. Although you probably won't be able to sneak into the party, we think that the show and the celebrities are definitely worth taking a look at.
Meierei is a welcoming Viennese restaurant and bakery located along Stadtpark. After strolling... Read more